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Yesterday, 03:00 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By West6MT

Bottas - Red Bull

Bottas - Red Bull
Yesterday, 02:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 983
Posted By West6MT

Ah crazy. That's great you have your spot secured...

Ah crazy. That's great you have your spot secured though still for next year.
06-08-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 983
Posted By West6MT

Vettel - Mercedes :chief: Guessing you're...

Vettel - Mercedes


:chief: Guessing you're in Montreal per usual for race weekend?
05-31-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 983
Posted By West6MT

Hamilton - Mecedes

Hamilton - Mecedes
Forum: Car Talk
05-28-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

I have had it for pretty much exactly a month...

I have had it for pretty much exactly a month now.





:rofl: ^^ @ you guys

Alright, alright....
Forum: Car Talk
05-27-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Hey guys, Sorry I haven't posted about the...

Hey guys,

Sorry I haven't posted about the car or given any updates. I've been super busy/not home much/life chaos and working on home projects and nowhere near a computer (unless working).
...
05-22-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 514
Posted By West6MT

:rip:

:rip:
05-22-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 468
Posted By West6MT

Verstappen - Ferrari

Verstappen - Ferrari
05-10-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 560
Posted By West6MT

Bottas - Ferrari

Bottas - Ferrari
04-24-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 746
Posted By West6MT

Hamilton - Ferrari Vettel - Mercedes

Hamilton - Ferrari

Vettel - Mercedes
04-12-2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By West6MT

Bottas - Ferrari

Bottas - Ferrari
Forum: Car Talk
04-10-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Sorry guys, I have been really busy and haven't...

Sorry guys, I have been really busy and haven't been able to make it back to update on where things are (and I only really have an update as of this afternoon anyway).

I gave the go ahead this...
Forum: Car Talk
04-10-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,424
Posted By West6MT

What he said perhaps ^^ Used E class wagon?

What he said perhaps ^^

Used E class wagon?
Forum: Car Talk
04-02-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Thanks SamDoe1 . I've probably put way too much...

Thanks SamDoe1 . I've probably put way too much thought/time/effort/second guessing/analyzing/research/etc into this. I think I am making a reasonable choice that I hope I am happy with, and think I...
Forum: Car Talk
04-02-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

The Mazda is sort of a risk-averse type buy for...

The Mazda is sort of a risk-averse type buy for me. The pendulum of priorities swung back to the reliable commuter side of things because of my BMW ownership experience and moving to a new city,...
Forum: Car Talk
04-01-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

I am aware of the GLI & GTI relation (which...

I am aware of the GLI & GTI relation (which actually is only somewhat true for previous versions, but very much is the case for this newest one).

Have you driven the 2019 Mazda 3? How can you...
Forum: Car Talk
04-01-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

It's snowflake white pearl (the white paint). I...

It's snowflake white pearl (the white paint). I don't see crystal white pearl in the config for a few other models I quickly checked. Maybe not offered anymore?
Ah,...so they did change the red....
Forum: Car Talk
03-30-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,675
Posted By West6MT

Aisin has an 8sp used in quite a few cars -...

Aisin has an 8sp used in quite a few cars - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AWF8F35



Op - Nice :cheers:
Forum: Car Talk
03-30-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

You make a good point sir,...

You make a good point sir,...
Forum: Car Talk
03-30-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Yeah, the polymetal looks super different...

Yeah, the polymetal looks super different depending on the light. It is nuts how much it changes.

Of course today it is cloudy, raining, terrible out. I'll be passing by a dealer soon, but the...
Forum: Car Talk
03-29-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

I actually found a picture of a red car with the...

I actually found a picture of a red car with the red interior. Must be some pre-production/journalist unicorn car that exists somewhere.
...
Forum: Car Talk
03-29-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

wrong wheels on this pic, they come with black...

wrong wheels on this pic, they come with black ones
https://www.honestjohn.co.uk/media/14807651/mazda-3-2019-f34-white_630x420.jpg

All these Polymetal examples below have the launch wheels...
Forum: Car Talk
03-29-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

The red is that soul red (which I think Mazda...

The red is that soul red (which I think Mazda changed slightly maybe, because it looks a bit darker/better to my eye on really new models). I was snooping around the lot last night and it was pretty...
Forum: Car Talk
03-27-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

So update on where things are: Other than...

So update on where things are:

Other than what's out there right now showing up in the system, the wait will be 3+ months for red interior cars that come with the black wheels, regardless of...
Forum: Car Talk
03-25-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

I've more or less made up my mind on the AWD vs...

I've more or less made up my mind on the AWD vs FWD question (was a challenge looking at many factors and took lots of discussion),....but I'll hold you in suspense slightly longer.

What's holding...
Forum: Car Talk
03-25-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 975
Posted By West6MT

Yep, built in 2012. I think at this point a good...

Yep, built in 2012. I think at this point a good % of the car is new essentially lol.

Yep, that's what they said and that's what is in the paper work (water pump). I can dig up the diagnosis for...
Forum: Car Talk
03-23-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 975
Posted By West6MT

I echo these sentiments ^^. I'm about to get rid...

I echo these sentiments ^^. I'm about to get rid of my F30 335i because I am tired of having the dealership as basically my second home, and my crazy warranty (thank you original owner - CPO 7yr 200k...
Forum: Car Talk
03-20-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Thanks nanxun , I saw that yesterday. There is a...

Thanks nanxun , I saw that yesterday. There is a media embargo apparently until this Saturday. I am dying to see reviews from certain journalists.



I have been struggling with colours a lot....
Forum: Car Talk
03-17-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Ha, yeah that was a factor for going with the...

Ha, yeah that was a factor for going with the mazda 3 vs something like a CX-5 as well. It is a great pkg, doing a lot of things quite well. Driving dynamics being one of them.
Forum: Car Talk
03-17-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

The CX-3 trunk is just too small, so that's a non...

The CX-3 trunk is just too small, so that's a non starter for considering that. If I was going to get a different model Mazda, it'd be the CX-5. We were going to consider that, but I don't need the...
Forum: Car Talk
03-17-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

I agree with the reviews (having driven the car...

I agree with the reviews (having driven the car myself) that is is pretty sporting oriented. I have had a number of BMW loaners the last 6 months, and the ride and some of the handling...
Forum: Car Talk
03-17-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Thanks for your thoughts Yumcha . I am actually...

Thanks for your thoughts Yumcha .
I am actually in a more snowy-bad weather city now,...I should update my profile maybe haha. So bad weather is more prevalent where I live now & commute now vs...
Forum: Car Talk
03-17-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Here is a little bit about the system ...

Here is a little bit about the system
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIJYch15M50

Cool that the G vectoring thing for better front wheel traction is included in both FWD and AWD vehicles.
Forum: Car Talk
03-16-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

It is an on-demand system that also predicts and...

It is an on-demand system that also predicts and activates the AWD. It's generally a FWD car unless slip is detected/predicted to occur, or when you are starting to move (starts out in AWD).
Yeah,...
Forum: Car Talk
03-16-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

SamDoe1 Thanks for the comments. Question - Do...

SamDoe1 Thanks for the comments.
Question - Do you find that you notice the difference with having AWD vs FWD or RWD? Winter, I am guessing yes of course,....but what about good weather/dry...
Forum: Car Talk
03-16-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 1,823
Views: 128,445
Posted By West6MT

Sweet! Still looking good. Damn, time flies. I...

Sweet! Still looking good. Damn, time flies. I feel old now.
Forum: Car Talk
03-16-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Valid points, and why I am on the fence about it....

Valid points, and why I am on the fence about it. The majority of the time, it doesn't really matter realistically. But at some times, primarily in winter, it could be great to have. And is it worth...
Forum: Car Talk
03-16-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Yes, I think you are right wackjum about all the...

Yes, I think you are right wackjum about all the systems now being electronically controlled and being proactive etc. I am not too worried about getting stuck and ever needing a tow. I've only ever...
Forum: Car Talk
03-16-2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Thanks mrmako . Yeah, that's why it's tough when...

Thanks mrmako . Yeah, that's why it's tough when looking at this stuff, systems can be different in how they work, and how each performs in certain circumstances and conditions. I've always had...
Forum: Car Talk
03-15-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,639
Posted By West6MT

Thanks SuperTrooper169 . I am hoping an awd comes...

Thanks SuperTrooper169 . I am hoping an awd comes in so I can compare them back-to-back to see if I can feel any difference really (but I want to get things wrapped up/ordered etc ASAP, so not sure...
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